Magic Dogs of the Volcanoes
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Magic Dogs of the Volcanoes

In this online book from the International Children's Digital Library, the magic dogs that protect Salvadorean villagers are pursued ...
Grades PreK-4
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WGBH
Observatory
Video 00:00:05

Observatory

This Building Block video features the silhouette of the tent at Chajnantor Observatory in Northern Chile that houses the Cosmic Backgrounder Imager.
Grades All
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WGBH
An Everglades Visit
Video 00:02:53

An Everglades Visit

Have you ever wondered why a particular plant grows near your home or why you find so many rocks of the same type in one area? Usually, there isn't ...
Grades K-8
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Zoom
KET Image Bank: Mammals
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KET Image Bank: Mammals

The KET Image Bank is a collection of royalty-free photographs available for educational use. The pictures are arranged in interactive catalogs. Click on the "view" button to look through the ...
Grades All
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KET
Office of the Attorney General
Video 00:00:14

Office of the Attorney General

This Building Block video features close-up lettering embedded in marble for the Office of the Attorney General. The camera pans ...
Grades All
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WGBH
Guided Oral Reading in Early Primary
Video 00:03:10

Guided Oral Reading in Early Primary

Teacher engages a small group of kindergarten students in guided oral reading.
Grades PreK-3
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KET
Metamorphosis: Change of Plans
Video 00:04:45

Metamorphosis: Change of Plans

Every butterfly you've ever seen was at one time, early in its life,a very hungry caterpillar. Frogs, too ...
Grades K-5
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WGBH
Vietnam Veteran Memorial
Video 00:00:10

Vietnam Veteran Memorial

In this Building Block video, the camera tilts down to show a black granite panel engraved with the names of fallen soldiers.
Grades All
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WGBH
Solemn Marine One Flyby
Video 00:00:57

Solemn Marine One Flyby

In this Building Block video, American flags sway in the foreground and around the base of the Washington Monument under dreary skies. The Marine One helicopter flies past the memorial ...
Grades All
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WGBH
Making Observations of Balls and Ramps
Video 00:02:39

Making Observations of Balls and Ramps

In this video segment from Teaching Elementary Physical Science, teacher Heidi Fessenden encourages discussion about observations of physical phenomena. She ...
Grades K-4
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WGBH
Our Super Star
Lesson Plan

Our Super Star

Students learn basic facts about the Sun, model the mechanics of day and night, and use solar energy to make a tasty treat.
Grades K-5
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WGBH
How Does Lifestyle Affect Diabetes?
Video 00:03:49

How Does Lifestyle Affect Diabetes?

In this animated video segment adapted from the Eagle Books series produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...
Grades K-2
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WGBH
Gazelles
Video 00:00:10

Gazelles

This Building Block video shows a baby Grant's gazelle nursing from its mother. The mother then begins to groom the baby.
Grades All
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WGBH
Piles of Coal Drop
Video 00:00:21

Piles of Coal Drop

In this Building Block video, a train drives over a bridge and dumps coal to the ground below, causing a haze of dust and blocking out the blue sky beyond.
Grades All
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WGBH
Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright
Media Gallery 00:20:22

Adapting Environments for Individuals with Vision Loss – Darick Wright

Learn how lighting, glare, contrast, and color can either enhance or distort the school, work ...
Grades K-12
Completing the Circuit
Video 00:03:33

Completing the Circuit

In this video from Teaching Elementary Physical Science, teacher Linda Block and her fourth-grade students compare different configurations of light bulbs, wires, and batteries. The students draw diagrams to compare ...
Grades K-4
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WGBH
Dusky Coal
Video 00:00:15

Dusky Coal

In this Building Block video, a bridge and dark ironwork stand above a dusky pile of coal, starkly contrasting with a train rumbling across a grassy hill in the background.
Grades All
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WGBH
Minerals in Our Environment
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Minerals in Our Environment

Minerals are all around us. They're in our kitchens and bathrooms, our classrooms and school buildings, and our cars ...
Grades K-8
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WGBH
Finbo
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Finbo

In this online book from the International Children's Digital Library, Finbo the whale is sad when he finds he cannot play hide and seek with his friends because he ...
Grades PreK-4
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WGBH
Blue Ribbon Readers: Make Connections
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Blue Ribbon Readers: Make Connections

This WPSU interactive Make Connections Game gives students practice in making mental connections between the text and things the reader ...
Grades K-5
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WPSU
Rome's Colosseum
Video 00:00:36

Rome's Colosseum

This Building Block video from the Building Big series shows a wide shot of the ancient Colosseum in modern-day Rome as cars and joggers pass by this marvel of engineering ...
Grades All
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WGBH